byEileen A. Joy, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, email@example.com
Featured Talk delivered by Eileen Joy for "Animal, Vegetable, Mineral: Ethics and Objects in the Early Modern and Medieval Periods" Conference, hosted by George Washington University's Medieval and Early Modern Studies Institute @George Washington University, 11-12 April 2011. Topics: things, sentient objects, the Absolute, materiality, networks, object-oriented studies, speculative...
This work attempts to show that Bohmian mechanics is vague and absurd on two basic grounds. Bohmian mechanics essentially postulates the existence of a subtle force called âthe quantum potentialâ which pervades all space and provides direct connections between quantum systems. It suggests that a total order in the whole universe is contained, in some implicit sense, in each region of space and time. And the quantum potential corresponds to such âimplicate orderâ. The first of the two... Topics: Bohm, Bohmian, Mechanics, Vague, Absurd, Force, Quantum Potential, Space, Quantum, Order, Universe,...